Rousimar Palhares moments after submitting Steve Carl for the WSOF welterweight title. Mandatory Credit: Dave Mandel/mmafighting.com
Rousimar Palhares finally captured an MMA title this past Saturday as he beat Steve Carl in the first round at WSOF 9, winning the WSOF welterweight title. Palhares won the fight the way he always wins, with the heel hook. Some say Palhares held the...
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the official salaries for all of the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares” event.
Rousimar Palhares (pictured) and Marlon Moraes were the night’s highest earners, with each walking away with a total disclosed payday of $50,000.
Palhares captured the WSOF welterweight title by...
Main card Weight class Method Round Time Notes Welterweight Rousimar Palhares def. Steve Carl (c) Submission (inverted heel hook) 1 1:09 [a] Bantamweight Marlon Moraes def. Josh Rettinghouse Decision (unanimous) (50-44, 50-44, 50-44) 5 5:00 [b] Middleweight Yushin Okami def. Svetlozar Savov Submission (arm triangle choke) 2 4:46 Welterweight Josh Burkman def. Tyler Stinson KO […]
The ninth card for World Series of Fighting saw the crowning of the promotion’s first bantamweight champion and welterweight champion Steve Carl defending the title for the first time against Rousimar Palhares in Palhare’s debut for the promotion. WSOF 9 took place from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada.
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We are less than an hour away from the World Series of Fighting 9 main card on NBCSN. The main event between Steve Carl and Rousimar Palhares promises to be one of the best fights so far this year. Follow me on Twitter for live tweets during the event.
Here are my predictions for tonight’s fights:
Ozzy Dugulubgov vs. Johnny Nunez
Nunez over Dugulubgov (Split Decision)
The main question heading itno today’s weigh in was whether Rousimar Palhares would make weight ahead of tomorrow night’s title fight against champion Steve Carl. Well everyone can take a huge sigh of relief because Palhares weighed in comfortably at 170 lbs.
It did take two attempts for Palhares due to an error message on the scale which had everyone waiting in confused speechlessness...
If your are needing a MMA fix this weekend after Bellator 114 today, World Series of Fighting is putting on a pretty solid card on Saturday March 29th on NBC Sports Network. The main and co-main feature two UFC stand outs in some interesting match ups.
Yushin Okami makes his return since his cut from the UFC as he takes on Svetlozar Savov and in the main event Steve Carl will defend...
WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING 9CONFERENCE CALL HIGHLIGHTSPre-fight Media Call Featuring Ray Sefo, Ali Abdelaziz, Steve Carl,Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes, Josh Rettinghouse, Josh Burkman, Tyler StinsonClick Here for streaming audio of the conference callLAS VEGAS (March 18, 2014) – World Series of Fighting hosted a media conference call on Tuesday with “World Series of Fighting...
Watch World Series of Fighting on March 29, Download and Play in WSOF/Shout TV Game To Win a $10,000 Ducati Monster Street BikeLAS VEGAS, (March 18, 2014) – On March 29, when World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Steve Carl and challenger Rousimar Palhares headline World Series of Fighting 9, live on NBCSN, fans will find out who is the better fighter, but who is the smartest...
World Series of Fighting 9
When: March 29th, 2014
Where: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada
How: NBC Sports Network (9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT)
(NBC Sports Network 9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT)
Mike Corey vs. Shane Kruchten
Ozzy Dugulubgov vs. Johnny Nunez
Josh Burkman vs. Tyler Stinson
Marlon Moraes vs. Josh Rettinghouse (for inaugural WSOF featherweight title)